Register with your library card from September 15 - 17 for a chance to check out a pair of tickets to the Alabama Symphony Orchestra's Masterworks series. Ticket holders are chosen by random drawing and awarded two (2) tickets. All entries during the registration period are treated the same regardless of date or time of entry. One entry per library card, please. Ticket holders will be notified on September 18 with tickets available for pickup September 19 - 26 at the Library Plaza desk. Call 205-444-7821 for more information.
Six pairs of tickets are available for check out. One entry per library card.
Program to include:
Hector Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Carlos Simon: Fate Now Conquers
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major
Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony, often referred to as the “apotheosis of dance,” is a thrilling ride filled with exciting rhythmic motifs and Irish folk-inspired melodies. Its rustic charm and rhythmic vitality make it a favorite for orchestras and audiences alike. Kathleen Costello, Principal Clarinet of the ASO, is the featured soloist in Aaron Copland’s Clarinet Concerto. Commissioned by jazz musician Benny Goodman, the work opens with a poignant and beautiful melody which then quickly transitions into virtuosic jazz-inspired music that is sure to dazzle listeners.